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Jacob & Co. with Luìs Figo

luis figoFeet on the ground and head in the stars : the legendary Portuguese footballer is following the World Cup with a watch by Jacob & Co., which has created a limited series of Epic X in three versions for the Golden Ball winner. Still extremely active and involved in the world of soccer, Luìs Figo has been wearing Jacob & Co. watches for many years, notably including the Epic SF24.

8th biennial of watchmakers’ heritage day

For the first time ever, the upcoming edition of this biennial event – involving around 50 workshops, institutions and watch manufacturers across the canton from Neuchâtel through La Chaux-de-Fonds to Le Locle – held in November 2nd to 4th 2018, will be followed by a “biennial ENCORE” organized in 2019 ! The aim is to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the inscription on the UNESCO world heritage list of the watchmaking town planning typified by Le Locle and La Chaux-de-Fonds. The program will be unveiled in September on

Brice Lechevalier is editor-in-chief of GMT and Skippers, which he co-founded in 2000 and 2001 respectively. He has also been CEO of WorldTempus since it joined the GMT Publishing stable, of which he is director and joint shareholder. In 2012 he created the Geneva Watch Tour, and he has been an advisor to the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève since 2011. Also closely involved in sailing, he has published the magazine of the Société Nautique de Genève since 2003, and was one of the founders of the SUI Sailing Awards in 2009 and the Concours d’Elégance for motor boats at the Cannes Yachting Festival in 2015.

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